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English Translation of Sentence

The smell brought back memories of a night some years before.
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Vocabulary list

sono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener); the
  2. um...; er...; uh...
nioi
nioi
nioi
noun
  1. odour; odor; scent; smell; stench
  2. aura; whiff; smacks of ...; sense; flavour; flavor
niou
niou
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be fragrant; to smell (good)
  2. to stink; to smell (bad)
  3. to glow; to be bright
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
suunen
noun
  1. several years
saki
noun, no adjective, noun, used as a suffix, prefix
  1. previous; prior; former; some time ago; preceding
  2. point (e.g. pencil); tip; end; nozzle
  3. head (of a line); front
  4. ahead; the other side
  5. the future; hereafter
  6. destination
  7. the other party
zen
noun, used as a prefix
  1. the last (i.e. immediately preceding) (e.g. "the last mayor"); previous; one-time; former
  2. (before the name of an era) pre- (e.g. "premodern")
  3. before; earlier
mae
adverbial noun, noun (temporal), suffix
  1. ago; before (some event); previously; (minutes) to (the hour)
  2. in front (of); before (e.g. the house)
  3. head (of a line); front (e.g. of a bus); fore part
  4. in the presence of
  5. helping; portion
  6. privates; private parts
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
yoru
yo
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. evening; night
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
omoide
noun
  1. memories; recollections; reminiscence
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
yobiokosu
godan verb
  1. to call (to mind); to wake

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